Canyonlands National Park

Canyonlands National Park Location: Eastern Utah Getting there: Canyonlands is located west of Arches National Park and slightly southwest from the closest town of Moab. It will take you about 40 minutes to get to Island in the Sky, the area of the park we went to, by car from Moab and 30 from the visitors center in Arches National Park. The drive up to Island is windy and steep at first but...

Arches National Park

Arches National Park Location: Eastern Utah Getting there: Arches National Park is located 5.2 miles, only about 10 minutes, away from the nearest town of Moab, Utah, (with BLM land closeby) making it a great convenience to travelers looking for outdoor adventures.  The park is fairly long, and will take around 15 minutes getting to the central area where most of the popular features are. It...

Black Canyon National Park

Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park Location: Western Colorado Getting there: The Canyon is located about 13 miles from the nearest town of Montrose, CO and will take about a half hour getting there by car. The short drive does go into the southern entrance of the park where you can access the visitors center as well as South Rim and East Portal Roads. North Rim Road on the opposite side...